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Today is our day at sea spending it leisurely reading, walking a couple of laps around the ship, having lunch and enjoying the ambience of being on our balcony. The boys bought a bottle of 16 yr old Scotch on board ship at a very good price so that will be the start of their happy hour ...
We docked in Souda Bay at 7am. Chania overlooks the Aegean Sea, surrounded by mountains with history that dates back to the Stone Age. Byzantine, Venetian and Turkish architectural, and an array of shops, cafe's, lots of leather bag and leather sandals shops. We caught the local bus into Chania from the port, 3€ return. Bus stopped at the Municipal Market so we wandered around ...
This morning we went to a water park near Chania. The weather forecast was for rain for there was ************e else there, this meant there were no queues for any of the rides. We first went on a rainbow slide with 5 separate slides of different colours. The slide was wavy so some parts were slower and then others went faster. There was another slide ...
This morning we drove to Kissomos, from where we caught a boat to Gramvousa Island. This is known as a pirate island as a group of revolutionaries lived and survived by piracy. It was rocky with high cliffs, but there was a lovely shallow sandy bay where our boat docked. First we went to see an old rusty shipwreck. There wasn't too much of it left. Then we scrambled over some rocks and started a climb up a staircase in the cliff to visit an old Venetian ...
... path but when we got to the caves we saw all the rock formations. A lady gave us a torch so we could find our way. The caves were dark and the floor was slippy. It reminded me of the caves in Croatia. The rest of the drive to the beach was along twisty mountain roads. When we could finally see the beach it was absolutely stunning with the lovely blue shallow sea. We parked the car and headed ...
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Akti Koundourou , Agios Nikolaos | 5 star hotelfrom $92
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